Security Expert Witness Costa Mesa 536136

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience working in the field of security, including the private security sectors and the Secret Service. I have worked and supervised all divisions of the Secret Service in the Los Angeles Field Office to combat terrorism. I was responsible for advanced planning and logistics coordination for Presidential, Vice-Presidential and foreign head-of-state visits. My expertise includes: counterfeit, credit card, cyber, financial, IT, and physical security; top secret clearance infrastructure protection; water district and transportation authorities. I have also been the keynote speaker on several seminars in various fields. I have conducted over 500 Threat Assessments and have investigated numerous post shooting investigations. I have more than 45 years of expert witness experience, including over 20 depositions and over 50 courtroom testimonies.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes:
I have been an expert witness in numerous threat cases and cases where violent acts were perpetrated.
I have also been an expert witness in event security cases where incidents occurred.
I am certified as a handwriting expert or examiner of questioned documents by the United States Secret Service.

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes:
Conducted corporate Security Risk Assessments.
Consulted own threats to co-workers and violence in the workplace matters.


Degree Subject Institution
Secret Service Training
U.S. Treasury School
Southern Nazarene University

Licenses Certifications

Certified Examiner of Questioned Documents
Certified Security Risk Assessment Professional
Certified Emergency Response Planning
Certified Fraud Specialist

Awards & Affiliation

Received U.S. Secret Service Award for Special Achievement from the Director’s Office – 8 times
Received Award for LA County Supervisors for Outstanding Service